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Student Activities

2014 Commencement Ceremonies

Location and Guidelines

Commencement will be held at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave., Spokane, WA 99201,


WhoDate and Time
SCC Adult Education graduation(ABE,GED, ESL, Hillyard, Lodge, Magnuson, Monroe, Spokane Valley)Saturday, June 21 at 2:00 p.m.
SCC graduation(Arts and Sciences, Health and Environmental Sciences, Business, Hospitality and Information Technologies, Technical Education, Greene Campus, Felts Field)Saturday, June 21 at 5:00 p.m.

If you have any questions about the ceremony, email

Petition (Required)

You MUST complete the Graduation Petition Form, one per program, to determine if you are eligible to obtain your certificate or diploma and to participate in commencement. Please complete it and submit it two to three quarters before completion of your program.

You can access the Graduation Petition Form at:


There is no additional cost associated with the commencement ceremonies. All costs have already been included in your paid tuition.

Cap and Gown Distribution

More information to come.

Honor Cords

Honor cords are given out at the same time students pick up their caps and gowns.

Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society regalia, which includes a tassel and a stole, are initially given at induction. If you were inducted last year and still need your stole, please go to the Transfer Advising Center in Building 1, Room 1220J at the same time you pick up your cap and gown.


Commencement Guidelines

If you have questions about petitioning for graduation, please contact the Transcripts office at (509) 533-8693. If you have questions about the commencement ceremonies, please call 509-533-8928 or email


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1810 N. Greene St.
Spokane, WA 99217-5399
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509-533-7000 or
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